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Arts Education




Schools need to develop a balanced school curriculum so as to provide an all-round education for their students. Arts education is one of the five essential areas in the overall aim of education set out by the Education Commission: "To enable every person to attain all-round development in the domains of ethics, intellect, physique, social skills and aesthetics according to his/her own attributes so that he/she is capable of life-long learning, critical and exploratory thinking, innovating and adapting to change. 


Overall Aims of Arts Curriculum

The Arts Education curriculum aims to help students:

* develop creativity, critical thinking and communication skills, and nurture aesthetic sensitivity and cultural awareness;

* develop arts skills, construct knowledge, and cultivate positive values and attitudes;

* gain delight, enjoyment and satisfaction through participating in arts activities; and

* pursue a lifelong interest in the arts.


* What’s New 

* Curriculum Documents

* Professional Development Programmes

* References & Resources

* Student Activities


* SS Arts Curriculum

* Collaborative Research and Development Projects

* Questions and Answers

* Contact Us

* Links


Last revision date: 13 May 2020
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